New UC Merced tech will change how blind people use mobile devices

Professor Arif (center) and two of his Ph.D. students, Gulnar Rakhmetulla (right) and Laxmi Pandey (left), have developed new tech for mobile users. UC Merced photo

Two projects from a UC Merced engineering lab are making interactions with mobile devices easier and quicker, especially for blind people

Computer science Professor Ahmed Arif and his students have developed a new way for blind people to be faster and more accurate when entering text, and a new way for all users to work with nu...

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